LS variable metadata
Variable: HISTRACE
Table: CORE1
Short description: LS member traced/late traced/no trace indicator at 1981 Census.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Traced at 1981 Link
2Late Traced at 1981 Link
3Not Traced at 1981 Link

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Derived from 1981 Census Tracing History Indicator
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Set to 1 if TRACE81 codes in list 00, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16 & 17. Set to 2 if TRACE81 codes 02 or 11. Set to 3 if TRACE81 codes 01, 03 or 12
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Date range:  
Keyword: Tracing
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) pp. 349-353.
Reference 2: See also TRACE81 on LS member core record